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Sullivan County Imagination Library extends its 'imaginative' efforts

Sullivan County Imagination Library extends its 'imaginative' efforts

July 29th, 2013 11:03 am by Amanda J. Vicars

The Sullivan County Imagination Library (SCIL), the local division of Dolly Parton's Imagination Library, strives to ignite a passionate interest in reading in preschool aged children through the monthly distribution of books by mail.

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Kari’s Heart Foundation, Inc., prepares for annual 'Karing Fair'

Kari’s Heart Foundation, Inc., prepares for annual 'Karing Fair'

July 29th, 2013 10:43 am by Katina Rose

The Schoondykes created Kari’s Heart Foundation, Inc., to provide support to families whose circumstances are forcing them to deal with a variety of financial and personal needs.

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Community Local News Faith
Waverly Road Presbyterian keeps its focus on mission and outreach

Waverly Road Presbyterian keeps its focus on mission and outreach

July 29th, 2013 9:21 am by Leigh Ann Laube

Though the church has been continually growing — in both physical structure and membership — it hasn’t lost its focus of mission and outreach.

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Community Local News Education
D-B  student scores perfect 36 on ACT

D-B student scores perfect 36 on ACT

July 27th, 2013 11:14 pm by Rick Wagner

KINGSPORT — Although a local high school student says she struggles a bit with math, she did well enough to get a rare perfect ACT score and so far has aced the advanced math curriculum at her school with straight A’s.

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Old dogs, new tricks: Shell-E Shining Seniors promotes adoption of older shelter animals

Old dogs, new tricks: Shell-E Shining Seniors promotes adoption of older shelter animals

July 27th, 2013 9:44 pm by Nick Shepherd

“Basically what we’re looking to do is to supplement whatever a senior pet may be lacking, whether that be surgery or shots, to make them more adoptable,” said Tracey Barr, president and founder of Team Shell-E.

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Sports Community Sports Live
Clabaughs lead the pack in Baylee Dockery benefit race

Clabaughs lead the pack in Baylee Dockery benefit race

July 27th, 2013 9:24 pm by George Thwaites

Matt Clabaugh won a photo finish with his brother, Hank, to take the men’s title.

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Community Local News
Donation helps fund Second Harvest Mobile Pantry program

Donation helps fund Second Harvest Mobile Pantry program

July 26th, 2013 11:52 pm by Hank Hayes

KINGSPORT — “We’re going to be able to reach unserved areas that don’t have a pantry, that don’t have a soup kitchen, and reach elderly folks who can’t get to us because of their disabilities,” Second Harvest Executive Director Rhonda Chafin said.

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Community Photos Sunday Stories

Scrapbook Gallery: Week of July 21

July 26th, 2013 1:21 pm by Sunday Scrapbook

Our weekly Scrapbook Gallery features a collection of photos submitted by various readers. This week's gallery includes graduates, birthday celebrations, Fun Fest photos and a night at the ballpark.

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Community Local Entertainment
Sister Sparrow flies into Twilight Alive

Sister Sparrow flies into Twilight Alive

July 26th, 2013 12:27 pm by Rebekah Wilson

Sister Sparrow and the Dirty Birds, an eight-piece “hard soul rock” group from Brooklyn, N.Y., promises an explosive performance at Twilight Alive on Thursday, Aug. 1.

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News Community Regional & National
SW Va. ‘wood booger’ reports raise interest in Bigfoot

SW Va. ‘wood booger’ reports raise interest in Bigfoot

July 26th, 2013 7:17 am by Greg Peters

A trip to downtown Norton will lead you to Home Hardware and Furniture Store. The establishment has embraced the Bigfoot phenomena, and if you stop in they will be more than happy to talk about the subject.

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